Travel Blogs from Dubuque, United States

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Another Journey in the Books..., Dubuque, United States travel blog

Another Journey in the Books...

A travel blog entry by nklenske

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... we are home. Going home is never fun. I think we got a bit use to the European way of life, and being back here in Dubuque, Iowa, where everything is a dull brown and big, makes us wish we were still there. But, Spring is on its way, and from there ...

1, 2, 3 and we're off!, Dubuque, United States travel blog

1, 2, 3 and we're off!

A travel blog entry by nklenske

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... we'll have time for a quick morning Beligum Beer and Chocolat before catching our plane back to Chicago and then on to Dubuque. Notice that all ground transportation is via trains and subway. We don't believe in driving cars in Europe, it's against ...

Post-Trip Reflection: Tortuguero, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Post-Trip Reflection: Tortuguero

A travel blog entry by nklenske

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Visit Klenske, Ink. When most people think of traveling to Costa Rica, they feel a warm pacific breeze blowing and soft white sand between their toes. They picture posh resorts, the glowing Volcan Arenal, a misty rain forest, or the zip of a canopy ...

What's All This White Stuff on the Ground?, Dubuque, United States travel blog

What's All This White Stuff on the Ground?

A travel blog entry by nklenske

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Go to Klenske, Ink. After a long day of waiting in airports, sitting in planes, waiting in line at customs, sprinting to our connecting flight in Houston and making it with seconds to spare only to find out that the flight was delayed for an hour, ...

Dubuque, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Dubuque

A travel blog entry by nklenske

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Leaving Dubuque, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Leaving Dubuque

A travel blog entry by jenk

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Tonight is my last night in Dubuque. I've spent the week with my nieces, nephew and little cousins seeing the sites, especially the parks. I head to Chicago in the morning to catch my flight. Hopefully, I'll have some great photos and exciting stories to ...

We're Home, Dubuque, United States travel blog

We're Home

A travel blog entry by nklenske

24 days, 16 states, 2 countries, 1 district and 1 province later, we're back in Dubuque. Thanks for traveling w/ us! Nick and Kara Klenske, Ink. Travel ...

Off to Somewhere..., Dubuque, United States travel blog

Off to Somewhere...

A travel blog entry by nklenske

Left dubuque at 5:30 am, only 1/2 hour behind schedule. Klenske, Ink. ...

Departure Day minus 1, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Departure Day minus 1

A travel blog entry by merri214

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Again, Welcome! This first post will be my initial attempt to feel out how this blog will work.  Future posts will more than likely model anything from a journal entry to a story forum to a method of providing humor to my ...

Home again, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Home again

A travel blog entry by ecsflemings

After more than 24 hours of travel we arrived at the Dubuque Regional Airport and were met by Jim's dad and Christina. Our home and our bed looked good. After 8 hours of sleep and a shower I'm feeling human again. The trip was fine until the last few ...

Any port in a storm, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Any port in a storm

A travel blog entry by mdrury

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... flaps as the hail pelted me senseless.  It would not be my call, this one was on mother nature. Finally rolled into Dubuque and headed straight for the State park but when I got there the rangers questioned my shelter and pointed me in the direction ...

Two Days for the Price of One, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Two Days for the Price of One

A travel blog entry by nklenske

... . It was ok. We had a half hour delay in Chicago. We left Chicago at 9:30pm on Tuesday, August 16th. We arrived in Dubuque at 10pm on Tuesday, August 16th. We were greeted by Nick's parents and Kara's aunt. We went home and talked with family. We ...

Part I: How I Lost My Liver in Iowa City, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Part I: How I Lost My Liver in Iowa City

A travel blog entry by nklenske

... day laying in bed wondering why the apartment kept spinning. Then it was time to leave Iowa City and officially become residents of Dubuque. But why start this so called 'real life' that everybody's been talking about yet? A summer's not complete without ...

Dubuque, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Dubuque

A travel blog entry by celebrationiowa

LOCATION: Dubuque Arboretum and Botanical Gardens, 3800 Arboretum Dr. | 6:30pm | No Admission (Enter from the west on Hwy. 20. Go to stoplight with Olive Garden on right.  Turn left on JFK Road.  Proceed through town two miles.  Turn right ...

Epilogue: The Recovery, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Epilogue: The Recovery

A travel blog entry by nklenske

... making our flight and arrived into Chicago with plenty of time to travel across the airport to the gate for our last flight of Dubuque. Unfortunatly along the way we saw a sign saying, "Dubuque: cancelled". So we turned around, got a flight for the next ...

Prologue, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Prologue

A travel blog entry by nklenske

Visit Klenske, Ink. A week in Amsterdam without much of a plan. Drink some beers, see some art, travel around the country a bit, and catch up with some friends. We figured it was destiny to dispel urban travel legend number 1: when one works, one ...

Merry Christmas, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Merry Christmas

A travel blog entry by iowatraveler

MerryChristmas Family and Friends,       Well as most of you know I took and adventure of a lifetime this October to Costa Rica. It is in the spirit of that adventure that I write my holiday greetings. Sometimes we need ...

My Head's In Mississippi, Dubuque, United States travel blog

My Head's In Mississippi

A travel blog entry by boxl

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... war der Meinung ich müsse unbedingt den Mississippi sehen. Von Chicago sind es ca. 3 Autostunden zum Fluss. Wir entschieden uns nach Dubuque, Iowa zu fahren. Erica war dort noch nie, aber wir wollten auf dem Hinweg in Galena und auf dem Weg zurück in ...

LA Crosse to Dubuque, Iowa, Dubuque, United States travel blog

LA Crosse to Dubuque, Iowa

A travel blog entry by alisters

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... , corn and wheat.... Just thousands of acres. We came across some cold and windy weather. We followed the Mississippi going towards Dubuque....we went from Wisconsin to Iowa to visit friends of Denise and Pete..people they met on their Egypt trip. Shobi ...

Home for the Holidays, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Home for the Holidays

A travel blog entry by nklenske

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The best part of being home for the holidays, besides family, getting our cat, eating too much, PBR, driving and being reminded of what winter is really like- is getting my luggage a week and a half later.  Thus, teaching me the greatest lesson of ...

Parks, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Parks

A travel blog entry by jenk

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... my hands. I've been having a lot of fun with the kids. We've gone to Iowa City and hit a lot of parks in Dubuque. Here are a few pictures of the kids at the Arboretum, Dubuque County Fair and Josie & Kory's 2nd birthday. I hope everyone is doing ...

To Dubuque via Platteville, Beetown, Dickeyville, Dubuque, United States travel blog

To Dubuque via Platteville, Beetown, Dickeyville

A travel blog entry by walkersusa2013

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... of Pete and Dens - Shiv and Shobi. They met each other on a cruise in Egypt 3 years ago. They are lovely people who live at Dubuque and it was great of them to put the 6 of us up for the night. Another late night - after going out for dinner to The ...

I've Moved, Dubuque, United States travel blog

I've Moved

A travel blog entry by roadtripmary

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... Friday.  There really was no time to set up camp, so I had a quick breakfast of mini-donuts and milk and went to Dubuque.  What a spectacular museum I'm working in!  I'll do another post for it. My camp here was now all set up, awnings ...

Masterpiece on the Mississippi, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Masterpiece on the Mississippi

A travel blog entry by k4kent

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... of Buffalo Run B&B and headed east for Dubuque, Iowa. Dubuque is the oldest city in Iowa established by fur trader Lucien Dubuque and claims to be the "Masterpiece on the Mississippi". We arrived at a Holiday Inn on the Mississippi and needed to take ...

Dubuque, Iowa, USA, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Dubuque, Iowa, USA

A travel blog entry by alanpomeroy

... drive west towards Iowa. The drive took about 2 hours and we crossed over the Mississippi River, alongside which the city of Dubuque is located. Crossing over the Mississippi we saw that severe flooding had cause a number of houses to be submerged by the ...

A week before I leave!, Dubuque, United States travel blog

A week before I leave!

A travel blog entry by iowatraveler

Six months ago I randomly found a website -- Globeaware.org that said a person could volunteer in a foreign country for a week. A volunteer vacation. Most places wanted people for weeks or months -- this is just what I was looking for. Then after more ...

Home, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Home

A travel blog entry by ecsflemings

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Wednesday Was Pretty Boring and Some Randomness, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Wednesday Was Pretty Boring and Some Randomness

A travel blog entry by roadtripmary

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... that's creepy?  On the other hand, I've also seen a hummingbird, a cardinal, and an eagle.  Lovely! People in Dubuque say, "Yous guys."  It's funny to hear. The bathhouse at the campground has country music playing 24hrs a day.  Every ...

Drove by Dubuque, Iowa, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Drove by Dubuque, Iowa

A travel blog entry by yigehaoren

Drove by Dubuque. Looks like an interesting city. Too bad I just found out that there is an aquarium on the Mississippi river. That would have been interesting to ...

Packing, packing, packing, Dubuque, United States travel blog

Packing, packing, packing

A travel blog entry by ecsflemings

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Getting ready to leave for 8 weeks (Jim) and 9 weeks (Sharon) while leaving the house ready for Samuel to stay here, and helping Rosana and Christina get ready to spend the summer at Camp Koinonia in California where they'll be working, while Jim is ...

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